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Clubhouse Bar Hours of Operation

Monday to Wednesday

2:00pm - 10:00pm

Thursday

2:00pm - 11:00pm

Friday

12:00pm (Noon) - 12:00am

Saturday

12:00pm (Noon) - 11:00pm

Sunday and Holidays

12:00pm (Noon) - 8:00pm

Royal Canadian Legion Meeting

Branch Executive Meeting (7:00pm)

Branch General Meeting (7:00pm)

Branch General Meeting Dates
Thursday, December 15
Thursday, February 22
Thursday, April 26


For all questions, please call the legion at (519) 443-5123.


 


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ASSOCIATE MEMBER, DAVID FREEMAN  (1950-2017) It is with heavy heart we announce the passing of David Freeman at his Waterford residence on Monday October 2, 2017 in his 68th year. Best friend and dearly loved spouse of Patricia (nee Curtis). Treasured father of Katie Eldridge (Rob) of Waterford.  Dear brother of Doug Freeman (Mary) of Hamilton and Don Freeman (Sandy) of Red Bay. Caring uncle to Michael, Lisa, Victoria & Kelly.  David was a long time employee of Canada Post.  Friends are invited to share their memories of David at the JASON SMITH FUNERAL CHAPEL, 689 Norfolk St. North on Saturday October 7, 2017 from 1-3 p.m. followed by a Graveside Service and interment of ashes at the Bloomsberg Baptist Cemetery at 3.30 p.m. 


KIRKWOOD, Rick - It is with heavy hearts the family announces the passing of Rick at Sudbury Regional Hospital on Thursday September 14, 2017, of Waterford at the age of 65. Best friend, partner and husband of Betty (Mann). Loving father of Eryn Kirkwood. Cherished son of Bee. and the late Wally Kirkwood. Loved brother of Ralph, Bob (and Sandy), and sister-in-law Barbara (and Tom) Malone. Rick will also be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends. Predeceased by brother Ronnie. Rick was a helicopter pilot for 45 years for public and private industries and an Associate Member of Branch 123.


BROADLEY, Allan Elgar – passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 16, 2017  Allan was a 60 year member of Branch 123, serving in the R.C.A.F. during WW11. He was a successful businessman owning and operating an Imperial Oil Dealership and later Albro Sales. Allan was committed to the Waterford Community and dedicated many volunteer hours through Waterford Lions, and Wilson Lodge 123, and was on the founding committee of Tricentruena. Friends may be received at THOMPSON-MOTT FUNERAL HOME, Waterford on Friday August 18, 2017 from 5-8pm. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday August 19, 2017 at 11am. Rev. . Cremation to follow funeral service with a memorial graveside service at Mickle Memorial Cemetery, Gravenhurst at a later date.



SOON, Rick - ordinary member, passed on July 19th, 2017



FRITSCHER, Emil - Peacefully surrounded by the love of his family at Norfolk General Hospital on Saturday April 15, 2017 of Waterford in his 94th year. Beloved husband of the late Elsa (Ebehard). Loved father of Horst Hahnle, Irma (and Leo) Stadnik, Armin (and Bernice). Proud Opa of Richard (and Gina), Mark (and Tracy), Monika (and Alex), Wayne (and Michelle), Cindy (and Tom); great-grandchildren Mason, Drea, Nicolas, Dimitri, Nicole, and Alex. Dear brother of Fanni.



KOCZNUR, Phyllis - Surrounded by the love of her family at Norfolk General Hospital on Tuesday March 28, 2017 of Waterford in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Richard Kocznur. Loving mother of Richard, and Gail. Cherished Babcia of Carmenn (and Christin), Danielle and Pra-Babcia of Levi, and Evangeline. Phyllis, along with her husband Richard, owned and operated Kocznur Meatland for over 40 years.



SEWELL, Don A. - In his 82nd year. Loving husband of Bette (Fulcher). Loving father to Jan Rainey (and Keith). Loving grandfather to Daryl (and Val), Dean (and Jean), and Leigh (and Amber). Loving great-grandfather to Mitchell, Owen, Zackary, Natalie, and Walker. Past President Simcoe & District Real Estate Board, past Regional Vice-President, Director and First Vice-President Ontario Real Estate Association, past President Norfolk Shrine Club, past President Norfolk Liberal Association.



BURROUGHS, Gary - Of Teeterville, passed away at the Delhi Long Term Care Centre on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 in his 87th year. Gary was a dedicated volunteer fireman in Teeterville for many years. Also Former Member the Royal Canadian Legion, Waterford Branch #123 and with the Masonic Lodge. He loved birds and tinkering on the farm. Beloved husband of over 55 years to Bonnie (Danley) Burroughs. Loving father of Marilyn Martin (Larry) and Stuart Burroughs (Anita). Cherished grandfather of Matthew, Stephen (Heather), Bailey and Beau. Predeceased by his son, Scott Burroughs (2013) and by his two brothers, Steven "Tiny" Burroughs and William Burroughs (1997), and by his sister, Mary Helen Grant (2005). 



GAUTHIER, Gerard Georges "Gerry" Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on November 29, 2016, in his 92nd year. Loving husband of the late Noella Beaudoin. Loving father of Ginette Atkinson (Peter), Claudette Fleury (Noel), Monique Langille (Allen), Michel Gauthier (Cindy), and Daniel Gauthier (Billie Jo). Loving P'pere of 14 grand- children and 18 great-grandchildren. Loving brother-in-law of Lisette and Bill Day. He will also be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, and friends. Gerry was retired from Amcan Castings after 37 years of service as well as 20 years of service as a Concession Manager at Burlington Beach Amusement Park. Words cannot express our gratitude to the staff of Norview Lodge in Simcoe, their warm and compassionate care will always be remembered. As per Gerard's wishes, cremation has taken place.

A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. A celebration of Gerry's Life will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday December 30, 2016 at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 123 (223 Nichol St. W., Waterford, ON N0E 1Y0).

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. www.dermodys.com


 


THOMSON, Alexander (Alex) Bruce – Peacefully at Brantford General Hospital on Monday November 7, 2016, of Waterford in his 100th year. Beloved husband of the late Muriel (Kernaghan). Dear father of Dorothy (and Albert) Cloet, David (and Anne), Bruce (and Sharon). Proud Grandpa of Renee (and Brien), Jeff (and Pauline), Mike (and Jayme), Stephen (and Karen), Darryl (and Michelle), Tracey (and Jeff); great grandchildren Garret, Nathan, Travis, Teran, Kyle, Rachel, Alexis, Tyler, Alex, Braydon, Abigail, Emma, and Jackson. Brother of Cameron. Predeceased by parents John and Margaret, sister Beth Edwards and great grandson Ryan Walker. Alex was a World War 2 veteran, a Life Member of Waterford Legion Branch 123 and a Charter Member of Independent Order of Foresters. 


 


UTLEY, Stanley - Surrounded by his loving family at Norfolk General Hospital on Monday November 23, 2015 of Waterford at the age of 90. Beloved husband of the late Gerry (Shaw). Loving father of Claudia (and the late Lyle) King, Melanie (and Charlie) Culbert, Neil, Wendy Pieters, Inez (and Terry) Fitzpatrick, Earl (and Trish), Marcia (and Keith) Porter, Lisa Utley (and Jim McEachren). Proud grandpa and great grandpa of Melissa, Brad, Greg, Trevor, Heather, Aryn, Jennifer, Cheryl, Courtney, Casey, Danielle, Adam, Corrin; Matthew, Mark, Daniel, Benjamin, Aaron, Aleksander, Emily, Wesley, Amanda, Jason, Isabella, Noah, Joshua, Ava, and Charli. Predeceased by brother Harold, and sister Elsie Kempster. Stanley was a World War 2 veteran and a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion


 


Raymond Licop passed away on Sunday December 21, 2014.Raymond Licop passed away on Sunday December 21, 2014.LICOP, Raymond - Surrounded by the love of his family, Ray passed away Sunday December 21, 2014 of Waterford at the age of 74. Beloved husband and partner of the late Sandy (Boisseneau). Loving father of Michele (and Ron), and Robert. Proud Grandpa of Christy (and Bryan), Caley, Tyler, and Hilliary. Dear brother of Trudy Walker, Rick (and Cathy).

 

Ray started as a welder at Stelco in Hamilton and accepted a transfer to Stelco in Nanticoke at which time he moved his family to the Waterford area. Ray was a proud member of the Waterford Legion Branch #123 and dedicated many hours of volunteer work at the legion. Ray wanted to be a farmer in every sense of the word, but knew enough about farming, he would leave it to the professionals.


Thomas "Tom" Wardlaw passed away on Thursday December 4, 2014Thomas "Tom" Wardlaw passed away on Thursday December 4, 2014WARDLAW, Thomas (Tom) - Peacefully after a brief illness at Norfolk General Hospital on Thursday, December 4, 2014, of Waterford at the age of 90. Beloved husband of the late Grace (Smith). Loved father of David (and Margaret), Robin (and Rita More), Craig (and Flora Simpson), and the late Jonathan. Proud Grandfather of Sarah (and Andrew Bryce), Alison, Andrew; James (and Stephanie Nakitsas), Daniel; Duncan, Leithen, Rebecca, Mackenzie, and great- grandchildren Nathaniel, Aidan, Charlotte, and Theodora. Dear brother of Bob (and Jane), and the late Dr. Janet Wardlaw.

 

In 1942, Tom attended University of Toronto, but put his education on hold to serve in World War 2 as a Flying Officer RCAF from 1943-1945, seconded to RAF, 1944-1945. After the war Tom continued his education. He graduated as a C.A. and married Grace (Smith) in 1950. He completed his B.A. in 1969. Tom was an accountant in Toronto until 1965, and then a teacher at Waterford District High School where he taught until his retirement in 1983.

 

Tom was a long serving community volunteer with the Oakville Arts and Craft Guild, Waterford Minor Hockey, Waterford Softball Association, Lynnwood Arts Centre. He was the Brantford Expositor seniors columnist for many years, a licensed lay preacher, and a long-time member of Waterford United Church.